|9 Months Ended|
Sep. 30, 2015
|Debt Disclosure [Abstract]|
Long-term borrowings are summarized as follows (in thousands):
Kinergy Operating Line of Credit As of September 30, 2015, Kinergy had an outstanding balance of $47,137,000 and an available borrowing base under the credit facility of $4,576,000.
Effective, July 1, 2015, Kinergy amended its line of credit to:
Pacific Ethanol West Plants Term Debt and Operating Lines of Credit As of September 30, 2015, the Pacific Ethanol West Plants term debt had an outstanding balance of $17,003,000. As of September 30, 2015, the Pacific Ethanol West Plants had no outstanding balances on their revolving credit facilities, with an aggregate of $19,473,000 of borrowing availability. The outstanding balance matures in June 2016 and has been classified as current.
All of the term loans and revolving credit facilities represent permanent financing and are secured by a perfected, first-priority security interest in all of the assets, including inventories and all rights, title and interest in all tangible and intangible assets, of the Pacific Ethanol West Plants. The creditors under the term loans and revolving credit facilities for the Pacific Ethanol West Plants do not have recourse to Pacific Ethanol, Inc. or any of its other direct or indirect subsidiaries.
Pacific Ethanol Central Plants Term Debt As of September 30, 2015, the Pacific Ethanol Central Plants term debt had an outstanding balance of $145,619,000. On July 1, 2015, upon effectiveness of the Aventine acquisition, Aventine became a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company and, on a consolidated basis, the combined company became obligated with respect to the Pacific Ethanol Central Plants term loan and revolving credit facilities. The creditors under the term loan for the Pacific Ethanol Central Plants have recourse solely against the Pacific Ethanol Central Plants and their subsidiaries but not against Pacific Ethanol, Inc. or its other direct or indirect subsidiaries. In connection with the Companys allocation of purchase price, the debt was recorded at $142,744,000, net of a discount of $2,875,000.
The term loan facility matures on September 24, 2017. The term loan facility is secured through a first-priority lien on substantially all of the Pacific Ethanol Central Plants assets and contains customary financial covenants, including the requirement that Aventine maintain a cash balance of at least $2.0 million. Interest on the term loan facility accrues and may be paid in cash at a rate of 10.5% per annum or may be paid in-kind at a rate of 15.0% per annum by adding such interest to the outstanding principal balance. If the Company were to elect to pay interest in-kind, the interest would be capitalized at the end of each quarter. The Company paid interest in cash for the three months ended September 30, 2015.
On July 1, 2015, the Company repaid in full $14.5 million, including approximately $0.7 million in termination fees, representing all amounts owed under Aventines revolving credit facility.
At September 30, 2015, there were approximately $320.9 million of net assets of the Companys subsidiaries that were not available to be transferred to the parent company in the form of dividends, loans or advances due to restrictions contained in the credit facilities of these subsidiaries.
The entire disclosure for information about short-term and long-term debt arrangements, which includes amounts of borrowings under each line of credit, note payable, commercial paper issue, bonds indenture, debenture issue, own-share lending arrangements and any other contractual agreement to repay funds, and about the underlying arrangements, rationale for a classification as long-term, including repayment terms, interest rates, collateral provided, restrictions on use of assets and activities, whether or not in compliance with debt covenants, and other matters important to users of the financial statements, such as the effects of refinancing and noncompliance with debt covenants.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/presentationRef